22 Jul '11, 10am

Thick #smoke in #MRT #train forces passengers to #evacuate at #Dover station

Thick #smoke in #MRT #train forces passengers to #evacuate at #Dover station

Commuters covered their mouths as a large plume of smoke from a westbound train engulfed Dover MRT station at 6.35pm today (Jul 22). Passengers were evacuated from the westbound train before it moved off from the station. STOMPers Hirakawa and Eddie Tan were at the scene. STOMPer Hirakawa said: "There was a smell of burning plastic when I boarded the train at Buona Vista. "When the train arrived at Dover, I heard someone scream and everyone started to evacuate. "SMRT personnel were already standing by at the platform while more smoke came from the train. "After five minutes, the empty train was driven away." STOMP Eddie Tan sent in a video, showing smoke coming out from the space between two carriages. STOMP is preparing the video and will post it here as soon as it is ready. STOMP is also contacting SCDF and SMRT for more details and will update this article as soon as we...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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Fire on SMRT train at Dover station

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